Sultan Mastura, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
Barangay count13
Postal code9636
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesIllana Bay [Moro Gulf, Celebes Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)242.07 km2 (93.46 sq mi)
Population (2015)22,261
Density (2015)92 / km2 (238 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 18' North, 124° 17' East (7.3043, 124.2795)
Estimated elevation above sea level19.2 meters (63.0 feet)

Sultan Mastura is a coastal municipality in the province of Maguindanao.

The municipality has a land area of 242.07 square kilometers or 93.46 square miles which constitutes 2.49% of Maguindanao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 22,261. This represented 1.90% of the total population of Maguindanao province, or 0.59% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 92 inhabitants per square kilometer or 238 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sultan Mastura has 13 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Balut9.59%2,1342,0016.65%1.23%
Boliok8.73%1,9441,42736.23%6.06%
Bungabong5.24%1,1671,05310.83%1.98%
Dagurongan3.81%8491,341-36.69%-8.34%
Kirkir4.28%9521,266-24.80%-5.28%
Macabico15.18%3,3791,98670.14%10.65%
Namuken4.30%9581,339-28.45%-6.18%
Simuay/Seashore8.38%1,8661,7576.20%1.15%
Solon9.38%2,0891,87011.71%2.13%
Tambo4.01%8931,597-44.08%-10.48%
Tapayan19.13%4,2593,64416.88%3.01%
Tariken4.23%9411,226-23.25%-4.91%
Tuka3.73%8301,205-31.12%-6.85%
Sultan Mastura Total22,26121,7122.53%0.48%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sultan Mastura for the fiscal year of 2016 was 70,870,742.53.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200943,003,723.74
2010
201150,078,142.89
201248,241,344.73-3.67%
201349,597,481.752.81%
201456,386,179.3413.69%
201563,902,768.0713.33%
201670,870,742.5310.90%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sultan Mastura is 5 to 9, with 3,122 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 93 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1531
1 to 42,072
5 to 93,122
10 to 142,954
15 to 192,707
20 to 242,079
25 to 291,763
30 to 341,558
35 to 391,331
40 to 441,169
45 to 49934
50 to 54688
55 to 59468
60 to 64309
65 to 69208
70 to 74140
75 to 7993
80 and over135
Total22,261

Historical population

The population of Sultan Mastura fell from 25,741 in 2007 to 22,261 in 2015, a decrease of 3,480 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.48%, or an increase of 549 people, from the previous population of 21,712 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
25,741
21,712-6.01%
22,2610.48%

Location

The municipal center of Sultan Mastura is situated at approximately 7° 18' North, 124° 17' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.2 meters or 63.0 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Sultan Mastura are Cotabato City, Marawi, Tacurong, Kidapawan, Tangub, and Iligan. The nearest municipalities are Sultan Kudarat, Parang, Pigcawayan, Matanog, Barira, and Northern Kabuntalan. Its distance from the national capital is 882.89 kilometers (548.60 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 882.89 kilometers (548.60 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 22,261, ranked 1,160 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 93.46 square kilometers, ranked 432 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 92 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,320 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.48%, ranked 423 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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